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Research & Reviews  83 results

Acute myeloid leukaemia presenting with ecthyma gangrenosum as the first manifestation:...
Medicine Hadano Y, Yoshida-Sakai N et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Ecthyma gangrenosum (EG) is an uncommon cutaneous infection usually associated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia in immunocompromised patients, particularly those with underlying malignant diseases. Despite its rarity, especially in immunocom...

An Eschar-like souvenir from a journey to Colombia: Ecthyma gangrenosum as a differenti...
BMC Infectious Diseases; Wiedemann GM, Schneider J et. al.

Apr 14th, 2021 - Ecthyma gangrenosum (EG) is a cutaneous infectious disease characterized by eschar-like skin ulcers typically caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Here, we report a case of relapsing EG in a patient who had returned from a trip to Colombia, thus esta...

Solitary Subungual Orf.
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Gore Karaali M, Gurel MS et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - Orf-ecthyma contagiosum-is an endemic cutaneous disease caused by parapoxvirus that is transmitted via direct contact with contagious animals. The lesions are located frequently on the hands and fingers. Subungual presentation of orf is very rare....

Ecthyma gangrenosum in a premature infant: rare but critical to recognise.
Archives of Disease in Childhood. Fetal and Neonatal Edit... Caron M, Oliveira Dos Santos C et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - Ecthyma gangrenosum in a premature infant: rare but critical to recognise.|2021|Caron M,Oliveira Dos Santos C,Hemels MAC,d'Haens EJ,|

A Novel Intronic Mutation Reduces HAX1 Level and is Associated With Severe Congenital N...
Journal of Pediatric Hematology/oncology; Goktas S, Azizoglu ZB et. al.

Feb 10th, 2021 - Severe congenital neutropenia (SCN) is a rare disease. Autosomal recessive forms of SCN are more frequent in countries where consanguineous marriages are common. In this report, we describe a 54-day-old female with neutropenia who presented with e...

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Erythematous and Necrotic Papules in an Immunosuppressed Woman
Kimberly Blain, MD, Ashley Brown, MD et. al.

Mar 26th, 2019 - The Diagnosis: Disseminated Fusariosis Histologic evaluation of the punch biopsy demonstrated thrombosed vessels in the deep dermis and along fibrous septae of subcutaneous tissue, as well as delicate, thin-walled, branching hyphae with vesicular.

Ecthyma Gangrenosum Due to Pseudomonas fluorescens
Ryan E. O'Leary, MD, Vanessa Holland, MD et. al.

Jul 19th, 2018 - To the Editor: A 50-year-old female farmer with diabetes mellitus, paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, and treatment-refractory systemic lupus erythematosus presented with worsening erythema, ecchymoses, edema, and tenderness in the bilateral legs of.

Tender Edematous Nodules on the Hand
Niraj Butala, MD, Steven Manders, MD

Sep 8th, 2017 - The Diagnosis: Ecthyma Contagiosum (Orf) Orf, or ecthyma contagiosum, is a zoonotic cutaneous infection caused by the orf DNA virus of the genus Parapoxvirus of the family Poxviridae. It is transmitted to humans through direct contact with infecte.

Extensive Skin Necrosis From Suspected Levamisole-Contaminated Cocaine

Sep 10th, 2015 - The differential diagnosis for a patient with 
purpuric/necrotic skin lesions should be broad and include vasculitis (eg, inflammatory, antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody positive, septic), hypercoagulopathy (eg, antiphospholipid syndrome, antith.

Purpuric lesion on the elbow
Naveen K. Voore, MD, Asima Rahman, MD, MRCGP, MRCOG et. al.

Apr 1st, 2012 - A 75-year-old man was admitted to the hospital with new-onset atrial fibrillation. He underwent rate control, and a heparin infusion was started.

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